Postpartum

Midwife Medical Professional reading through a client's chart

What is a Midwife?

What is a midwife? Where can a Midwife deliver babies? What kind of care can I expect when I work with a Midwife? Is a Midwife really for me?

Mamma holding baby in birthing tub.

Why Don’t People Talk About Their Good Birth Stories?

Once you are pregnant the chances that you will hear someone’s birth story jumps significantly. If you are not already working in the birth services industry where you hear all sorts of stories regularly, you have now entered the world of unsolicited advice and oversharing details. And that’s not always a bad thing, we can … Read more

Touched Out While Pregnant

Make no mistake being touched out is an empty cup you can not pour from. So how do you go from irritable at the thought of touch to enjoying motherhood?

Using Cloth Pads Postpartum

How to use cloth menstrual pads during your postpartum recovery. Be more comfortable, and a few easy tips from a long time cloth pad user.

What is a Postpartum Sitz Bath, and How to take one.

After a woman gives birth I belive she should have a very relaxing and pampered couple of weeks. However in this day and age most of us are expected to hit the ground running and at full tilt no less. One of the best ways to combat this and help speed up your recovery postpartum is with a sitz bath.

What is a Doula?

Working with a doula makes pregnancy, labour, childbirth and postpartum easier for not only a new Mom but the whole family. Know what a Doula does, the benefits to you, and how to find the right Doula for your support team!